Trauma Informed Care Series

OhioMHAS Trauma Informed Care Training Series

In collaboration with the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities (OACBHA), the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) is offering a Trauma Informed Care Training Series focused on evidence-based practice and skill building beginning January 2023. These trainings are being offered to support Ohio's behavioral health workforce to increase competence to offer care that is aligned with the best practices in trauma informed care. Trainings will be offered via Zoom Webinar or recorded and placed on ebased Academy. ebased Acadmey is a learning management system that offers free training in the behavioral health field. You will need to make an account to access the courses on ebased Academy and you can click here to learn how to become a student. If you are not able attend the live training, it will be recorded and placed on ebased Academy. These trainings are free and will offer continuing education units (CEUs). 

For the live webinars, you will need to register directly with Zoom. The registration link will be provided in the table below. 

TrainingDate(s) & Time(s)Registration Link
Treating Insomnia: Transdiagnostic Clinical Strategies to Optimize Sleep & Improve Outcomes in Clients with PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, & Chronic Pain with Dr. Donn Posner (Two Day Training)January 19, 2023 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

January 20, 2023 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM                                          
Day 1

Day 2
Trauma Informed Policies for a Trauma Informed Agency with Marsha MorganFebruary 2, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM  Registration
Trauma Informed Supervision with Dr. Adrienne ElhaiFebruary 17, 2023 - 9:00am to 12:00 PM                                                                     Registration
Best Practices for Treating Trauma with Dr. Patrick Palmieri and Dr. Kathleen Chard and Assessment of Trauma and Diagnosis with Dr. Patrick Palmieri                    March 6, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM *Coming Soon*
Cognitive Processing Therapy Overview, Myth Busting, and Socratic Dialogue with Dr. Kathleen ChardMarch 7, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM*Coming Soon*
Overview of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy with Drs. Kuo and FitzpatrickMarch 9, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
March 10, 2023 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
*Coming Soon*

Check back soon as additional trainings may be scheduled. 



Trainings that will be offered directly on ebased Academy:
  • An Introduction to Seeking Safety, Safety, and Taking Good Care of Yourself with Treatment Innovations
  • Trauma and Gender Issues with Jewel Woods 
  • An Overview of Prolonged Exposure Therapy with Dr. Barbara O. Rothbaum
  • Mapping Your Model to TIC Principles with Mary Vicario
  • Trauma Informed Organization with Dr. Bobbi Beale
  • Working with Immigrants and Their Families: Psycho-Social and Trauma-Informed Approach with Dr. Philip Tsui

Questions or comments: Please reach out to Elijah Jones, Director of Health Equity & Clinical Resources ( or Maille Drellishak, Program Coordinator ( 

***Check back often as additional details and trainings will be added***